This October the Australian College of Nursing (ACN) is proud to present an array of events and educational opportunities to connect and enrich nurses across the country. From insightful webinars on nursing leadership and childhood obesity to hands-on CPD courses covering wound management, urinary catheterisation, and more, ACN invites you to join us on a journey of growth, knowledge, and collaboration.
National Nursing Roadshow: Talking about the Voice to Parliament
In a special edition of ACN’s National Nursing Roadshow, we are heading to Brisbane to host an informed conversation about the Voice to Parliament. ACN CEO Adjunct Professor Kylie Ward FACN will be joined by our First Nations Faculty Chair, Professor Odette Best FACN, along with other special guests to inform, educate and unite nurses across Australia. Bring a friend and stay for a networking reception with canapés and beverages and connect with like-minded nurses. Members and non-members are warmly invited to attend.
Webinar: Preparing for nursing post-university
ACN’s Next Generation Faculty is hosting a free webinar for students and new grads. Tune in to learn about preparing for your first year of practice, how to apply for Computer Match Graduate Programs, what to do if you haven’t secured a grad program, and more. Don’t miss the opportunity to have your burning questions answered by early career nurses who have recently walked in your shoes.
Webinar: Nursing leadership – A global perspective
Join ACN’s Leadership Faculty and Global Nursing Faculty for a complimentary webinar showcasing insights into global nursing and leadership. Hear from a panel of nurse leaders discussing examples of nurse leadership roles, enablers and barriers for nurse leadership in varied settings and opportunities for nurses to develop their leadership careers.
Webinar: Childhood obesity
ACN’s Adolescent & Young People Faculty is presenting a webinar about the Healthy Children Initiative and its comprehensive, coordinated approach to childhood obesity prevention across NSW. Register for the free event to learn about health promotion messaging for children and families and how to apply these in your interactions.
Webinar: Connecting and supporting each other, locally and globally
Register for a complimentary webinar hosted by ACN’s Goulburn & Murry Region to hear Dr Wendy McIntosh MACN, inaugural president of the Global Nurses and Midwives Rotary Club, share her work with the Three C’s Café, a virtual café space providing a venue for nurses and midwives across the country and around the globe to connect.
CPD: Face-to-face courses
Gain hands-on experience with wound management, urinary catheterisation or venepuncture & cannulation in one of our face-to-face CPD courses. Can’t find a course in your area or on the topic you are interested in? Choose from more than 100 online CPD options, including free modules for ACN members, on ACN’s CPD Centre.